FORCE BLUE has announced the creation of its second team of six special operations veterans.

The six will undertake their training in Little Cayman, BWI and Key Largo during two weeks in August 2018. The new team will develop an in-depth knowledge of coral conservation and environmental issues, from instructors provided by:

  • NOAA
  • The Coral Restoration Foundation
  • The U.S. Navy’s History and Heritage Command
  • The Ocean Conservancy

In addition to their environmental training, they will also receive training in Force Blue’s PTSD counselling from the Elk Institute’s Dr. Carrie Elk.  The new team is made up of five American and one British special-operations veterans.

You can help with by joining Force Blue’s “Be A Force Multiplier” campaign and donating anything from US$15/~£12/~€13.5 to US$15K/~£12K/~€13.5K. if you donate you will receive apparel and merchandise as a thank you.

You can find out more about Force Blue here or watch the video below.

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Sam Helmy is a TDI/SDI Instructor Trainer, and PADI Staff and Trimix Instructor. Diving for 28 years, a dive pro for 14, I have traveled extensively chasing my passion for diving. I am passionate about everything diving, with a keen interest in exploration, Sharks and big stuff, Photography and Decompression theory. Diving is definitely the one and only passion that has stayed with me my whole life!

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